Paddy Power sent a lorry from Dover to Calais, France, this morning (2 July) emblazoned with images of sports starts such as tennis player Andy Murray, cricketer Eoin Morgan and runner Mo Farah as the bookmaker attempts to use the immigrant crisis to boost Britain’s sport talent.
Unilever’s CMO Keith Weed has given his thoughts on the age old argument over the role of art and science in marketing and come down firmly on the side of art.
From John Lewis setting its sights on local gains, to M&S connecting to 3 million customers a week via store-based social media channels, the promise of localism is living on long after lockdown.
More than 20 CMOs and senior marketers have been chosen to join the EMEA Fellowship Programme, which prepares leading marketers for the transition to CEO.
Data analysts see data accuracy as a far bigger problem than marketers do, with manual processes causing brands to waste both budget and talent.
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